1407, 2019

Motorised Scooters and a Safe Road Space – WAKE UP !!!

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Do you understand that when a HGV is travelling on the highway ; - the Driver is subject to the provisions of the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 his employer is subject to the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 they are both subject to a whole [...]

1007, 2019

HGV Maintenance – Horror Stories

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HGV Maintenance - Horror Stories Sadly the examples you see in the DVSA's latest bulletin are all too commonplace and while most Operators will have a degree of confidence in the roadworthiness of their fleet it is obvious some either have no idea what a roadworthy vehicle is or , [...]

1805, 2019

So you want to be a Transport Manager ?

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Having talked to many people over the years the consensus seems to be 'Transport Manager - I could do that' - so where do you start. Our advice would be with the OCR's Syllabus, Student and Tutor guide which will give you invaluable advice on a range of things from; The [...]

3004, 2019

HGV Brake Tests – did it really ‘PASS’ ?

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When getting a brake tet at PMI is the 'Pass' on a Roller Brake Test really a pass ? - not if it's accompanied by the words 'Insufficient Load on Axles 2,3 and 4' What you have there is a 'false pass' and the expectations of the enforcement agencies is [...]